Leaving on Saturday Night, 6th Feb 2016.
Little Info About The Event :
Height: 2750 feet (Approx.)
Base Village: Vaishakhare
Difficulty Level: Easy
Endurance Level: Medium
Naneghat Pass - This sheer cliff is a well know landmark, very clearly visible from Konkan region as you pass on your way from Kalyan towards Malshej. The walls of this pass jut out from the main range and hence command a magnificent view of the great bend in the Sahyadri. This is a pass, which once in history, enjoyed prime importance. The inscriptions, the steps, the rock-cut rest houses, and the cisterns all point out the historic fact that this route was frequently used as far back as the 1st century B.C. The Naneghat area and the caves are now very popular due to an easy access from Malshej ghat road.
Serving as a trade route for the transport between markets of Kalyan, Nalasopara (Konkan) and Junnar (Plateau) since the times of Satvahanas, this pass today offers you one of the most enjoyable treks in the vicinity of Mumbai
NaneGhat is situated at about 55 Km from Kalyan. One can reach the base village Vaishakare by boarding the state transport bus passing through MalshejGhat. From Vaishakare it's about 1/2 a hour walk along the road to MalshejGhat to reach the divergence for NaneGhat. Now there is board indicating the divergence so there will be no difficulty in finding the divergence. Once a divergence is taken, it is about 2-3 hours climb to the summit
The itinerary for the Trek is as given below:
Meeting point : Kalyan West Railway Station Ticket Counter at 11:30pm on Saturday, 6th Feb.
Travel by private vehicle till the base.
Reach Base Village.
7th February 2016:
Breakfast at Base Village.
Start our trek by 07:00 am
Reach the Top @ 10:00am, Explore Naneghat.
Start Descend @ 11:30am
Reach the base till 3:30 pm.
Start the return journey,
Evening Refreshment enroute
Reaching Mumbai by 9.00pm tentatively.
The Cost of theTrek is : Rs 900/- per head
Which includes -Travelling from Kalyan to KAlyan by Private Vehicle,
Breakfast and Evening Refreshments, Expertise Charges.
One needs to deposit INR 900/- into the following bank account to confirm his/her registration.
The amount is to be deposited in the following account.
Account No: 31993192984
Name: AMEY SANJAY NIKAM
Branch: BAZAR PETH ROAD BRANCH, KALYAN
For more details and Registration, Please contact on the nos. given below:
Ashwin : 9867250271
Amey : 9967837516
Limited seats, Registrations on First Come First Serve Basis.
Medical Disclaimer: It is most essential to be fit and fine before heading for trekking. While planning your trekking trip, it is preferable to have a medical fitness checkup done. If suffering from any kind of allergy or ailment, do carry proper prescribed medicines to prevent serious health problem including heatstroke, severe headache, cough, dehydration and hypothermia. Participants suffering from chronic conditions like asthma, bronchitis, blood pressure, migraine, diabetes, etc. should seek their physician advice before coming.
Things to carry:
Full Sleeves round neck Tee shirt and Full length Lowers,calf length socks( 2 pairs)Shoes either trekking or sports ( Good firm Sole ),No floaters/Slippers on track
Water – 2 liters
Torch (High Quality) , Candles, Match Sticks, Salt Packets. (IMP)
Cover your bag completely in Plastic.
Zip Lock Plastics to keep wallet , Cash, Mobile etc
Bedding with extra Papers, Extra Clothes ,Windcheaters, Poncho, Cap, Camera (Optional) etc
Some ready to eat food. Plum cakes, Biscuits etc.
Medicine those that you require usually.
A haversack to put in all the things to be carried.(Please do not carry sling bags or Jholas.)
Please avoid wearing Gold and other ornaments.
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